Clinton visits Libya

Hillary Clinton has been in Tripoli for a one day visit to cement relations with the new leaders of Libya. The US Secretary of State met with


Chinese growth slows

China’s economic expansion slowed in the third quarter to its weakest pace in more than two years as it feels the knock-on effect of the euro zone’s


How Gilad Shalit won freedom

How did the freedom swap become possible? All the time Gilad Shalit was held prisoner, Israelis held vigil. They kept up pressure to free him. Not


Netanyahu justifies Shalit deal

The vast majority of Israelis approve of the exchange but there are some who oppose it and there was even a last minute attempt to block it through


Back in the Day : Black Monday

On October, 19, 1987, stock markets around the world crashed, shedding a huge value in a very short time. The crash began in Hong Kong and spread